Canadian Mining Journal

BC Hydro Power & Authority

  • News

    POWER: Northwest Transmission Line lights up remote BC

    August 14, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – On August 13, 2014, the Northwest Transmission Line was powered up, bringing electricity to a remote region in the northwest part of the province. The 287-kV line runs from near Terrace to a new substation near Bob…

  • Feature

    Hydro Sparks New Hope

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Eric Taylor, Aaron Hunt, Khreem Smith and Khalif Mitchell are four of the most famous linemen in British Columbia right now because of their notoriety with the BC Lions; winners of the 2011 Grey Cup.

  • News

    PERSPECTIVE: Northwest BC open for business

    October 4, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Since BC Hydro announced it will build the $404-million Northwest Transmission Line from Terrace, BC, to a point 340 km north, business in the area is gearing up to take advantage of the new infrastructure and develop major projects and…